Adjective(1) characteristic of or occurring in winter(2) devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain
(1) We see all four girls training for the sprint relay on a bitterly cold wintry day, with constant rain lashing the track.(2) Even though we are experiencing cold, wintry weather, the prospects of a white Christmas do not seem to be high.(3) It is a bleak wintry scene as an SUV makes its way down an unpaved road to a rural village.(4) On camera she seems angular and frosty, a wintry weather vane, but in real life much softer.(5) Admittedly we hesitate on cold, wintry mornings when needles of rain spike the bedroom window.(6) Sitting here in cold, wet wintry London has got me thinking of the great year I spent in Australia.(7) Runners encountered wintry and snowy conditions on the summit although it was mild and calm in Kirkby Stephen.(8) His eyes told of unspoken words, his radiant smile warmed my heart like a ray of sunshine on cold wintry day.(9) His adrenaline did not the let the cold wintry night chill his bones, he felt as warm as could be.(10) Vermeer's paintings come to life in the dappled light of wintry landscapes and the dusty darkness of candlelit interiors.(11) The restaurant and bars also traded in Euros with hot whiskeys the order of the day, staving off the chill wintry winds.(12) It was one of those cold wintry days of the month of January that sent chills of frost through the air.(13) The entire composition is unified by an extensive, wintry landscape containing distant narrative details.(14) During this cold wintry spell maybe they might need some help with shopping or suchlike.(15) To the north and northwest, the sky looks cold and wintry , the clouds like ice cubes.(16) On a bleak wintry day, how we could improve our lot if we could just adjust the colour and brightness of the world that swirls around us.
(1) wintry mix :: winter mengsel
1. bleak ::
2. unfriendly ::
4. frosty ::
1. ardent ::
2. blazing ::
3. boiling ::
4. burning ::
5. fervent ::
6. fervid ::
7. fiery ::
8. hot ::
9. igneous ::
10. molten ::
11. scalding ::
12. sultry ::
13. torrid ::
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